Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    A guardian's writ to secure the person or land of his ward.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A writ which lay for a guardian who had been forcibly ejected from his wardship. Reg. Orig. 162.